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Aug 18, 2003  •  Post A Comment

“On the whole, I believe local TV news does a terrific job of reflecting and serving the local markets. We compete aggressively on breaking news, investigations, consumer, medical stories and more. And, yes, we use video, sometimes graphic video, to communicate.”
Larry Wert, president and GM, WMAQ-TV (NBC), Chicago
“It’s too tabloid. Today’s news is compelling on its own. It is the responsibility of the news director not to substitute personality for quality.”
David Coury, vocal coach/analyst, Los Angeles